Barrie fraud detectives are looking for a man wanted for bank transactions in multiple jurisdictions dating back to late April.CITY POLICE PHOTO

Frauds probed

Barrie fraud detectives are looking for a man wanted for bank transactions in multiple jurisdictions dating back to late April.

Bradford Street in Barrie was closed Monday afternoon when a pickup truck hit a hydro pole before noon. Charges are pending. CHERYL BROWNE PHOTO

Truck hits pole

Bradford Street in Barrie was closed Monday afternoon when a pickup truck hit a hydro pole before noon.

An electrical fire caused an estimated $80,000 in damage to a Midhurst garage Sunday evening. SPRINGWATER TOWNSHIP PHOTO

Midhurst garage fire

SPRINGWATER TWP. - An electrical fire caused an estimated $80,000 in damage to a Midhurst garage Sunday evening.

Vodka theft

A Barrie man faces assault and theft charges after escaping store security at downtown Barrie's LCBO Friday.

Fire caused $50,000 in damage to Spring Vacuum and Furniture at the corner of Dunlop Street and Ferndale Drive on Thursday night, says the Barrie Fire and Emergency Service, which received the call just before 9:40 p.m. City fire crews thought it might be suspicious. The blaze is being investigated by the Office of the Fire Marshall and Emergency Management. No damage is visible from the building's exterior, although there is a burned small garbage bin out back. There's red tape across the store's front doorway and a 'Going Out of Business Sale' sign in the window. BOB BRUTON PHOTO

Fire in store

Fire caused $50,000 in damage to Spring Vacuum and Furniture at the corner of Dunlop Street and Ferndale Drive on Thursday night.

The theft of a black, 2008 Ultra Classic Harley Davidson motorcycle in Barrie is being investigated by city police.

Motorcycle stolen

The theft of a Harley Davidson motorcycle in Barrie is being investigated by city police.

RVH Foundation chairman David McCullough, RVH president and CEO Janice Skot, Lloyd Lawrence and David Blenkarn. SUBMITTED

RVH honours Lawrence

Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) honoured longtime RVH friend Lloyd Lawrence on Thursday night.

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